Exams chief hits back at Ofqual

9th March 2012 at 00:00

Former head of the Edexcel exam board in England, Jerry Jarvis, has claimed in a book, Cheats, Choices and Dumbing Down, that he resigned in 2009 because the exams watchdog Ofqual wanted him to "artificially" adjust marks downwards in a bid to prevent modular GCSEs causing grade inflation.

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